Full Title

FCC Adopts Rules to Expand, Enhance First Responders' Use of Broadband Communications


The FCC has adopted a Report and Order and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking addressing 4.9 GHz band rules. The new rules will better enable first responders to more easily share time-sensitive data and streaming video footage in emergencies

Document Type: News Release

Bureau(s): Office of the Chairman


Document Dates

Released On: Apr 9, 2009

Adopted On: Apr 7, 2009

Issued On: Apr 9, 2009